Group — Rather than facilitating one-on-one dates, apps in this category help users go on group dates.
Wishdates lets users form dating groups that can meet up with other groups, while Double allows users to go on double dates with their friends.
In honor of Valentine’s Day, we rounded up 51 dating apps and organized them by categories including gamification, religious associations, matchmaking, music interests, and more. Our market market includes both private and public companies, as well as subsidiaries. General — This category includes popular apps like Bumble, Plenty of Fish (acquired by Match in 2015), and Tinder, which averages 1.6B swipes per day.Hinge helps users connect with friends-of-friends, while How About We focuses on curating experiences for couples.Cheating — Ashley Madison (of the infamous July 2015 data breach) advertises a social platform to help married people cheat.On the flip side, Qoqoriqo helps users in relationships find out whether their significant other is cheating on them, then puts people dating the same person in contact.Gamification — Several dating apps incorporate games into their interfaces, including Yogrt, which uses games and quizzes to break the ice between potential dates, and Date Play, which matches users by getting them to play games to find out about each other.
UK-based Jigtalk covers users’ pictures with “jigsaw pieces” that can be removed one at a time as users exchange messages.Matchmaking — Apps in this category focus on marriage and matchmaking services.Shaadi (operated by People Group) is an India-based online wedding and matrimonial service, while IBJ offers online and offline “marriage-hunting” services in Japan.Despite seeming like a relatively stable place, the Earth's surface has changed dramatically over the past 4.6 billion years.Mountains have been built and eroded, continents and oceans have moved great distances, and the Earth has fluctuated from being extremely cold and almost completely covered with ice to being very warm and ice-free.A fossil can be studied to determine what kind of organism it represents, how the organism lived, and how it was preserved.